Gonzalo Garibay in court on Wednesday for the murder of his wife, Rosa Garibay

Posted at 3:19 PM, Oct 18, 2016
and last updated 2016-10-18 18:19:42-04

The husband of Rosa Garibay will appear in court Wednesday for murdering his wife.

Gonzalo Garibay was charged with first degree murder when his wife's body was found near Ojai in July after her family reported her missing.

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His pre-preliminary hearing will be held October 19 in downtown Bakersfield.